Thomson Carbon Cyclocross Bar
For Cyclocross Thomson presents the Katie Compton Signature ‘cross bar. Katie brings multiple Championships, European racing and Olympic experience to the table to give you a cyclocross bar built her. Twin flats on the bottom of the bar allow taping your housing to create a round bar when wrapped. Top profile is round and as wide as possible. This is a carbon fiber Cyclocross handlebar built to take all the season can dish out.This allows auxiliary brake levers to be safely used and still leaves lots of room for your hands. Certified to EN, tested to DIN+.
Layup uses 3 different fiber types with different tensile modulus, including High Strength carbon fiber. This helps allocate stifness and flex were needed. All Thomson's carbon fiber is produced by Toray and uses a tailor made Nano Epoxy Resin for very high impact resistance. Toray is the main supplier of carbon fiber for Boeing and Airbus.
Cyclocross bar is made in one piece, not three pieces co-molded and glued together
1.5K woven impact ends help prevent damage to unidirectional fibers from impact.